Prof. Wayne Franklin

Wayne Franklin (Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh) is Professor and Head of English, University of Connecticut. He is the author of "James Fenimore Cooper: The Early Years" (the first volume of his definitive biography, from Yale University Press), "The New World of James Fenimore Cooper", and "Discoverers, Explorers, Settlers: The Diligent Writers of Early America". He is the editor of "American Voices, American Lives: A Documentary Reader" and "The Selected Writings of Thomas Jefferson", A...See more